Book Condition Very Good- in Very Good dust wrapper
Edition First British Edition
Size 261 pages
Publisher London Hamish Hamilton 1962
Seller ID 6055
A novel written by Angela Thirkell's youngest son, described by the publisher as comedy of manners. It is very scarce indeed. ; Spine ends and corners bumped, vertical spine crease doesn't damage binding but book is slightly cocked (flaw found in both copies of this book we've seen). Pastedowns, endpapers and page edges foxed. Unclipped dust wrapper has sunned spine, lightly edgeworn, white rear panel soiled.Jacket design by Quentin Blake, the noted illustrator and children's book author. He was appointed the first British Children's Laureate in 1999.
British Author, Angela Thirkell, Novel, Quentin Blake